Kids learn fun facts about Arkansas

Monday, June 2, 2008
Working at his roping skills was Ken Jones, assisted by Ronnie Clark, who was volunteering his time helping with Travel Across Arkansas -- Your Passport to Fun, an educational event for Berryville fourth and fifth graders. Held on Wednesday, the youngsters visited different sites on school grounds that represented 13 Arkansas towns. Jones was roping in Springdale's Rodeo of the Ozarks. He also dug for diamonds at Murfreesboro, attended a craft Festival at Mountain View, and called the Hogs in Fayetteville, besides participating in other events where history lessons accompanied fun activities. Anna Mathews / Carroll County News

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